After a long but fantastic weekend at Farm Food Fork (www.farmfoodfork.ca) in Kaslo, I just want to take the time to post some links to resources and funding since it seems to be a common need.
Investment Agriculture Foundation of BC:
Farm Business Advisory Program:
The government’s fiscal year ends/starts March 31/April 1, so be sure to keep checking IAFBC and Farm Business for updates in April.
Columbia Basin Trust:
Business Basin Advisors:
Central Kootenay (Nelson): http://futures.bc.ca
East Kootenay (Cranbrook): http://www.cfek.ca
Kootenay Boundary (Grand Forks): http://www.boundarycf.com
Food Processing Human Resources Council (Canada):
Funding for Hiring:
Small-Scale Food Processors Association:
BC Food Processors Association: